Answering Ava's Alphabet Tag, (Finally)
A – Available/Single? - Legally Married, but available for **** (My wife will be filling in the ****)
B – Best friend? - Several
C – Cake or Pie? - "Those who don't have bread can eat cake" (Marie Antoinette, circa way before I was born).
D – Drink of choice? - Wine, Cognac, Champagne, some Liqueurs
E – Essential item you use every day? – Wine Bottle Opener, a glass
F – Favorite colour? - Blue
G – Gummy Bears or Worms? - Neither.
H – Hometown – Summit (New Jersey, USA) & Mumbai (Maharashtra, India)
I – Indulgence? – My kids
J – January or February? - Neither, really cold & snows a lot
K – Kids & their names? - Roma & Jai
L – Life is incomplete without? - Taxes
M – Marriage date? - Present on my Marriage License.
N – Name? Your real name!! - Tumhara Naam Kya Hai Basanti ?
O – Oranges or Apples? - Both. Racked my brians to come up with a cool response, but no dice. "Woh Do The, Aur Phir Bhi Waapas Aye, Khali Haath".
P – Phobias/Fears? - "The only thing we have to fear is fear itself" (FDR, March 4, 1933)
Q – Quote for today? - IBM @ 119.87, MSFT @ 23.79, US 30 YR @ 95-13+, Oil @ 73.00, Gold @ 950.80
R – Reason to smile? - Refer to D & E
S – Season? - Spring & Fall; unless you meant season food while cooking --- Yes with pepper & salt.
T – Tag 3 People? – Usually all tags stop with me, this is no exception.
U – Unknown fact about me? - This is real, I have never been drunk in my life.
V – Vegetable you don’t like? - Catsear, Chrysanthemum leaves, Dandelion, Epazote, Fat Hen, Garden Rocket, Good King Henry, Komatsuna, Kuka, Lagos bologi, Lizard's Tail, Melokhia, Sierra Leone bologi, Winter purslane.
You mean to say you have not tried Lagos bologi Paneer with Good King Henry parathas ? (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_culinary_vegetables)
W – Worst habit? – I am "Bug-Free"; you pay for the features, all "bugs" are free.
X – X-rays? - Yes, A couple of hairline fractures
Y – Your favorite food? - French
Z – Zodiac sign? - Aries
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